OT - just a hair

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OT - just a hair

Post by fogie » Sun Aug 01, 2021 4:54 am

Not a Morgan but still fun...
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Re: OT - just a hair

Post by vamsterdam » Wed Aug 04, 2021 3:05 pm

Please explain to the rest of us what this is and it’s significance.

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Re: OT - just a hair

Post by vampicker » Wed Aug 04, 2021 3:40 pm

Looks to be a taler from Saxony. Davenport - 9798 if I read the legends correctly
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Re: OT - just a hair

Post by messydesk » Wed Aug 04, 2021 4:37 pm

A year later:

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Re: OT - just a hair

Post by ljs123 » Wed Aug 04, 2021 5:12 pm

:D

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Re: OT - just a hair

Post by fogie » Wed Aug 04, 2021 10:42 pm

Gotta get up pretty early to get 1 by JR! (Correct on DAV-9798)

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Re: OT - just a hair

Post by fogie » Wed Aug 04, 2021 10:51 pm

and a few years after that things get a little creepy....
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Re: OT - just a hair

Post by vampicker » Thu Aug 05, 2021 12:20 pm

If a coin could be a horror movie.....
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Re: OT - just a hair

Post by keilg1 » Thu Aug 05, 2021 1:31 pm

Ah, the wonders of inbreeding... Er, aristocratic good breeding...

Like looking at portrait pictures of the English monarchy over time...

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Re: OT - just a hair

Post by DurhamJnKY » Thu Aug 05, 2021 4:27 pm

That last one reminded me of Kevin Nealon's character in Little Nicky. Got a good chuckle out of that. Thanks.

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